August 24: Delhi and beyond, in  pictures

The day’s developments, events and newsmakers

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Feb 20, 2016 file photo, is seen Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley during an all-party meeting at Parliament House in New Delhi. 
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Oct 2, 2015 file photo, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley after paying tribute to former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri and Mahatma Gandhi on their birth anniversary at Parliament House in New Delhi.
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March 13, 2004 file photo, is seen Priyanka Gandhi celebrating India’s victory over Pakistan as Arun Jaitley looks on in Karachi. 
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Sept 10, 2011 file photo, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley during the 15th National Integration Council (NIC) meeting in New Delhi.
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Feb 16, 2016 file photo, Union Minister for Finance Arun Jaitley, Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad, Anand Sharma and CPI leader D. Raja after an all-party meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at South Block in New Delhi. 
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October 8, 2013 file photo, BJP leader Arun Jaitley speaks during the 68th session of the UN General Assembly in New York. 
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Dec 28, 2014 file photo, then Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley having a sip of tea with morning walkers on his 62nd birthday at Lodhi Garden in New Delhi. 
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Aug 25, 2004 file photo, then former Union Minister Arun Jaitley leaves the Calcutta high court where he appeared as B. K. Birla’s solicitor in the case relating to Priyamvada Birla’s purported will in Kolkata. 
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Aug 3, 2011 file photo, is seen then Union Home Minister P Chidambaram and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley at the release of the book “Indian Mujahideen” authored by Shishir Gupta in New Delhi.
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File photo: On the eve of Vajpayee’s birthday, 25 December, Jaitley wrote an article and shared his experiences with the former Prime Minister.
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Parliament reflection of Arun Jaitley.
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Devotees celebrate Dahi handi festival on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami in Mumbai.
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Oxfam activists, wearing masks of the G-7 leaders, enact a performance at the beach in Hendaye, France. World leaders and protesters are converging on the southern French resort town of Biarritz for the G-7 summit. 
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AP/PTI
Demonstrators use umbrellas to shield themselves from view while they try to cut down a smart lamppost during a protest in Hong Kong. Chinese police said Saturday they released an employee at the British Consulate in Hong Kong as the city’s pro-democracy protesters took to the streets again, this time to call for the removal of “smart lampposts” that raised fears of stepped-up surveillance. 

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